Lori Lapin Jones

Peninsula Hospital to close
Peninsula Hospital to close
Top Stories Melissa Chan 3/27/2012 at 3:23PM

Officials plan to pull the plug on Peninsula Hospital. The floundering Far Rockaway facility is required to submit a closure plan to the state’s Department of Health (DOH), said Michael Moran, a spokesperson for the agency. News of the termination came after a long series of unshakable bankruptcy battles and instability at the hospital. Failed [...]

Trustee named, Peninsula expects to exit bankruptcy
Trustee named, Peninsula expects to exit bankruptcy
News Melissa Chan 3/21/2012 at 12:00PM

The court-ordered bankruptcy trustee appointed to take over all operations at Peninsula Hospital has been named, federal officials said. Lori Lapin Jones — a Long Island bankruptcy law attorney — was chosen by the U.S. Trustee’s office, an agency under the U.S. Department of Justice, to head the embattled Far Rockaway facility. “The trustee who [...]